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Living History at the Presidio Museum - Luminaria Night

Phone: (520) 837-8119

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Venue: Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum and The Turquoise Trail

Time: From: 04:00 PM to 07:30 PM

Admission: $5 adults, $1 children ages 6-14, Free for children ages 5 and younger

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Join us at the Tucson Presidio Museum for our traditional Living History Luminaria Night celebration from 4-7 p.m. Presidio re-enactors will present nighttime activities and musket demonstrations. Carrillo School will present Las Posadas. Hot tamales for sale. Children will enjoy Old World craft-making.
The Presidio San Agustín del Tucson Museum is a re-creation of the Tucson Presidio built in 1775. Visitors travel back in time to learn about life as early Tucsonans would have lived it.  Docent tours discuss life in the Santa Cruz Valley for early Native Americans, Presidio residents and Territorial Period settlers. See the archaeological remains of a pit house, walk along the original Presidio wall and experience a 150-year-old classic Sonoran Row house.

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